On April 28th, 2023, an Urban Thinkers Campus was held, where experts from various fields came together to discuss the importance of increasing the resilience of school buildings and vulnerable groups to cope with extreme weather events.
The event was well attended by passionate individuals who were eager to learn and take action to make a positive impact.
The speakers at the event were experts in their respective fields. They shared their knowledge and experiences on how to make school buildings and vulnerable groups more resilient to the effects of extreme weather events, such as floods, landslides...
The audience was captivated by the depth of knowledge that the speakers shared. They learned about the importance of building structures that are designed to withstand extreme weather conditions and the significance of involving local communities in the planning and implementation of such projects.
The event was not only informative, but it was also inspiring. The speakers motivated the audience to take action and work towards creating a more resilient future for their communities. They emphasized that everyone has a role to play in building resilience and that small actions can make a big difference.
As the event ended, the organizers reminded everyone that the Urban Thinkers Campus was recorded and available for viewing for those who missed it or wanted to revisit the knowledge shared. The audience left the event feeling empowered and armed with the knowledge to make a positive impact in their communities.
In the coming years, the lessons learned at the Urban Thinkers Campus would be a guiding light for the people of Himalayas-India. They would use the knowledge shared to build a more resilient future, one that is better prepared to face the challenges of extreme weather events. And, as they work towards this goal, they would remember the Urban Thinkers Campus as a catalyst for change, a reminder that with determination and knowledge, they can create a better future for all.
Watch the Urban Thinkers Campus
URBAN LAB 1 Awareness, Challenges and Measures to Cope with Disasters
URBAN LAB 2: Planning for Action & City-to-City Learning